Talking about life on the streets and his (continuing) work as a teacher.
Filmed around Barcelona city by OTOXO Productions and Barcelona Street Talk (now defunct).
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|[Azar Nafisi. Photo: SJ Staniski]|
|[People walk past an election poster for Turkey's President Erdogan in Istanbul, June 14, 2018. Credit: |
Marc Serra: In light of the Spanish government’s reiterated refusal to fulfill the quotas, we went to Brussels to ask the European Commission to take action, as it has already done with some states that have neglected the quota issue in an even more evident way. The fact is that the deals signed in 2015 are still in force, even though they have expired, because they are agreements made not only with the EU, but also with the entire citizenship. Therefore the European Commission can, and must, initiate disciplinary procedures against the states that have failed to comply with the quota system. We want the Spanish government to actually take in the 17,000 people it has committed to take in. We want it because the citizenship wants it, and we will do everything we can to remind both the Spanish state and the European Commission of this..."
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